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Pediatric Speech Language Pathologist (Per-Diem)

Location: Boston, MA
Post Date: 4/2/2020
The Pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist position requires at least 3 years of pediatric swallowing evaluations via Pediatric Modified Barium Swallows and clinical feeding evaluations and treatments. The Speech-Language Pathologist participates patient evaluation and education for various language, speech, and swallowing disorders. The Speech-Language Pathologist plans and implements individual/group speech-language pathology treatments. The Speech-Language Pathologist collaborates with other disciplines to arrange for appropriate follow-up care and facilitates a successful return to home and work environments.

Requires a Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from an accredited institution. Requires a current license and certification as required by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and ASHA. ASHA membership required. Work requires a current CPR certification. New grads welcome; experienced therapists encouraged to apply.

* Requires analytical abilities sufficient to evaluate patients' condition, capabilities and progress to develop appropriate treatment programs.

* Effective interpersonal skills to be socially perceptive in accepting and relaying confidential information, communicating policies and procedures, and interacting with patients, families and various members of the health care team.

* Excellent English communication skills (oral and written). Bilingual or multi-lingual skills (beyond that of English) appropriate to the patient population served is a plus. * Basic computer proficiency, including MS Office.

* Organizational skills to set priorities and efficiently complete assigned work.

* Cultural sensitivity and comfort with a wide range of social, racial and ethnic populations.

* Must be able to maintain strict protocols of all confidential or sensitive information.

Req ID: 14714

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